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Planning power : town planning and social control in colonial Africa / Ambe J. Njoh.

Author/Creator:
Njoh, Ambe J.
Publication:
London ; New York : UCL Press, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 254 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
City planning -- Africa -- History.
Regional planning -- Africa -- History.
Colonies -- Africa -- Administration.
Social control -- Africa.
Power (Social sciences) -- Africa.
Colonial cities -- Africa.
Contents:
Power and the built environment in colonial Africa
French colonial urban planning ideology and practice
British colonialism, economics and spatial structures
Town planning in British colonial West Africa
Planning in French West Africa
Planning power in French Equatorial Africa and Madagascar
Planning in the Cameroons and Togoland
Town planning in British Southern Africa
Planning ideology and practice in British East Africa
Mining and plantation company towns
Planning, public health and spatial structures
The political economy of urban planning in Africa.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-245) and index.
ISBN:
1844721604 (hbk : alk. paper)
9781844721603 (hbk : alk. paper)
0203964861 (ebk)
9780203964866 (ebk)
OCLC:
70831048
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